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2023 Author: Alfred Shackley | [email protected]. Last modified: 2023-05-21 13:14
The condition of the facial skin is something that worries every person. We often wonder how to properly take care of it, especially if there is a tendency to acne. Various drugs for solving such problems are offered to us by pharmacies and cosmetic stores.
But there are remedies available for home preparation: scrubs or masks.
The causes of acne
The skin is affected by various factors that contribute to acne:
- insufficient care;
- hormonal changes;
- some stomach diseases.
Acne is the result of blockages in hair follicles.
Excessive sebum closes the pores and builds up inflammation that bacteria can enter.
The mask will help get rid of acne on the face, as well as improve the structure of the skin, reduce oiliness, and tighten pores.
Aspirin mask: recipes
Aspirin is found in various products that help fight acne. It is also suitable for making masks at home.
They can be based on various ingredients:
This component nourishes and softens the skin of the face. But it can also be the reason the mask is irritating. Try experimenting with different types to find the one that works for you.
You will need:
- aspirin - 3 tablets;
- honey - half tbsp. spoons;
- wheat germ oil or jojoba - half a teaspoon.
Mash the tablets as small as possible. This will be most conveniently done in a special mortar.
It is better to use liquid honey to make the mask uniform. If the honey has thickened - not scary. Pour (deep) hot water into a bowl and place the container with honey there. Stir gently so that no water gets in there for 3 - 5 minutes.
Add butter to honey, stir. Then pour out the tablets and mix everything well again. The mixture should not turn out too liquid, so that it does not spread during application.
The mask is applied to the face along the massage lines. Spread it gently over acne spots. After 10 minutes on first use and after 25 to 30 minutes on repeated use, wash your face with water. The skin may seem a little oily to you. Pat your face dry with a towel, the greasy feeling will disappear as it dries. Use a moisturizer at the end.
Another effective acne remedy includes:
- honey (slightly warmed up) - 2 tbsp. spoons;
- calendula solution (alcohol) - 15 drops;
- chamomile decoction - 15 drops;
- aspirin - 4 tablets.
Prepare honey in the same way as in the previous recipe if it is thick. Add calendula and chamomile to it, then pour out the tablets, mix. You can wash off after 20 minutes.
The following recipe will help brighten the skin.
- aspirin - 5 tablets;
- honey (warm) - 2 tsp;
- 1 teaspoon lemon juice;
These components are required for the first stage. Mix them and lubricate your face. Wash off after 15 minutes.
For the second step, take:
- a tablespoon of baking soda;
- 2 tbsp. tablespoons of mineral water.
Apply the mixture for 10 minutes and wash.
They contain vitamins that are good for the skin. They perfectly moisturize and gently exfoliate thanks to lactic acid. People with dry skin should choose yogurt or kefir with high fat content, with combination and oily - low fat.
Mix the following ingredients:
- natural yogurt - 1 tbsp. spoon;
- mineral water - 0.5 ml;
- aspirin (crushed tablets) - 2 pcs.
Keep it on for 20 minutes.
For a kefir mask you need:
- aspirin - 3 tablets;
- kefir - 1 tbsp. spoon;
- one vitamin A dragee.
Mix kefir with tablets (crushed) so that a gruel is obtained. Squeeze vitamin A into it. Keep the mixture for no more than 20 minutes.
For another recipe based on kefir you will need:
- aspirin - 4 tablets;
- a teaspoon of water;
- a tablespoon of oatmeal;
- kefir - a teaspoon.
Crush the tablets, dissolve in water. Mix with kefir and ground oatmeal. Keep the mixture on your face for 20 minutes.
Today we are offered a wide range of types of clay: black, gray, green, blue, red and others. Clay is mined in various ways, each type contains its own set of trace elements. But according to the principle of their action, they are similar. Clay dries and cleanses the skin, has an antibacterial and soothing effect.
You will need:
- aspirin - 2 tablets (crushed);
- clay - 1 tablespoon;
- mineral water - choose the amount yourself to make a gruel.
After 25 minutes, wash your face with cool water.
To improve blood circulation and slow down the aging process, the following mask is suitable:
- juice of half a lemon;
- a teaspoon of honey, salt (table), clay;
- 6 aspirin tablets (crushed).
The procedure takes 15 minutes. It is recommended to steam your face before applying.
Features of using the mask
Before use, it is better to find out in advance if there is any allergy to the mask. Apply the mixture in a small amount on your wrist, rinse off with water after 20 minutes. If there is no burning sensation, redness, feel free to apply it to your face.
Perform the procedures once a week. Daily use is acceptable if the mixture is applied pointwise to problem areas.
When using such a mask, it should not be rubbed into the skin of the face, as the aspirin contained in it can cause inflammation. Use a moisturizer after washing.
Aspirin has an exfoliating, tonic and vasodilating effect, as it promotes blood flow. Thanks to it, redness and rashes disappear.
Like any remedy, a mask containing aspirin is not without its drawbacks.
It should not be used:
- during pregnancy;
- when breastfeeding;
- in case of intolerance to one of the components;
- with a tendency to allergies;
- in the presence of mechanical damage to the skin of the face (for example, scratches).
The result of using a mask with aspirin to solve the problem of acne is individual. To achieve that the skin of the face pleases you, the use of the product will help not from time to time, but constantly. As a rule, people who have used these masks note that their skin has tightened, acne, redness and blackheads have disappeared. You will feel the effect after the first application: a smoother complexion, the skin is soft and elastic at the same time.
It must be remembered, no matter how effective the tool is, its too frequent use can lead to the opposite result.